Despite the fact that people fear of their swarming, in order to be humanistic and politically correct, the government gave permission to the refugees. As a result, the chaos was tragic (Wikipedia “European migrant crisis”). It is absolutely true that we need to be humanistic. However, people need to take more into account rather than only considering the benefits of a certain group. Thoroughly referring to one doctrine will attend to one thing and lose another.
Between films, television, novels, and the Internet, there are many different types of popular culture in which society is immerged. One might argue that studying pop culture is shallow and worthless, but this is debatable because most of what we do is shaped by pop culture in some way. Studying pop culture may allow us to understand trends in culture that can aid in other society-based careers, as well as study societal and power constructs with greater accuracy. As technology and media develops further and further, pop culture should be studied in academia, as it is a relevant way to examine the moral constructs of the society and understand trends in culture. In the future, if pop culture is included in academia with the same importance as other subjects, future graduates may be more in tune with society than ever
Some use metaphors whose meaning they do not know. Metaphors are meant to evoke imagination, but the use of dying metaphors, do not evoke any vivid image. George is rigid in his response and fails to understand the challenges that a global language will have to undergo as it spreads from one part of the world to another. When a language is international as English, it is bound to change. Changes in the dialect of different communities through which the language passes, as it spreads globally, causes these changes to the English language.
The concept of ‘Popular Culture’ really relates to this reading as it explains when, where and why popular culture is around us. Popular culture is getting bigger and bigger each year with more ways of accessing it, it will be interesting to see how much popular culture evolves and changes over the next 20, 30, 50 years. There are so many questions that would be thoroughly intriguing to know about the future of pop culture and how it will shape the society of that time. Popular Culture is considered to be a big part of a lot of people life’s which with the all the technology and access to a whole array of information is completely understandable. Popular culture has strong relations to education, society’s ability to approach knowledge and mass communication.
There are far more benefits to giving aid and regulating what the country spends the money on. The lack of intervention in some countries hurts the people much more than it could help the ones in power. Civilian lives are being stripped from them as their towns are burned to the ground because they are receiving no aid that benefits them. Thus, the best way for America to help is to continue giving aid in any way we can, be it financial or be it military
while having a steady income impact that poor language skills can have on an individual’s adapting to a new [community]. Because of their unfamiliarity with the local language, immigrants often feel alienated within their communities and become uneasy about voicing their opinions, resulting in a compliant attitude that is often misinterpreted by Americans as ignorance. As a first-generation immigrant, I want to combat this issue and become an advocate for outspokenness among minorities. The immediate struggle immigrants face when arriving in a new country is assimilating into the local community, which can be attributed mainly to weak skills in the local language. It is not uncommon for immigrants to arrive in
The English language has developed in a way that makes the language ugly and imprecise. “Politics and the English Language” written by George Orwell in 1946, illustrates the fact that most people living in the United States generally write very badly and that they have to improve their writing skills. He argues that meaningless words are being used and that people are being lazy when they write. Orwell’s essay is a lesson on how people can improve their writing in a better way than they are now. He examines the connection between the degradation of language and the political orthodoxies.
In our notes, it is stated that the high-context culture rely heavily on non-verbal cues to maintain social harmony. This includes many Asian and the Middle Eastern cultures. On the other hand, low-context culture uses language primarily to express thoughts, feelings and idea as directly and logically as possible. Such examples are the American and the European cultures. Although the main conflict of the film lies within the Japanese culture, it encompasses the loss of cultural identity, and how some Japanese choose to embrace a more modern, western culture.
The thought of having peace is almost always thought of as a good thing. Sometimes, however, peace is not always such a good thing and can lead to even worse situations than before. One reason why peace isn’t always good and can lead to war is because of punishments put onto other countries for their previous actions. Another reason why peace can lead to war is because alliances will always be thought of in peace treaties. The last reason why peace can lead to war is because some governments don’t really get much of a say in peace talks.
Unfortunately, this genre often displayed eroticisms unsuitable for Indonesia’s conservative society. The eroticisms sparked conflicts between different parties, causing this generation of komikita to end in the 1970s. This has left a stigma that komikita is a bad influence to its readers. In the 1990s, manga made its debut in Indonesia and has become enormously popular ever since. Manga refers to a cartoon style of drawing style that was born in the midst 1900s in Japan.